A family of student writers, learning to find the right words.
"The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean; not to affect your reader, but to affect him precisely as you wish." ~ Robert Louis Stevenson
Monday, April 11, 2011
Poems of place
Today we read one of my favorite poems, "The Lake Isle of Innisfree" by William Butler Yeats. We talked about how poetry can create not only a picture of a place, but the way the place makes you feel. Here are the poems we wrote in response.